Noel Out Several Weeks With Thumb InjuryAccording to multiple reports, Rick Carlisle says Nerlens Noel has torn ligaments in his thumb and will need surgery.
Irving's 47 Lead Celtics Past MavericksKyrie Irving scored 10 of his season-high 47 points in overtime as the Celtics rallied from 13 points down in the fourth quarter to beat the Dallas Mavericks 110-102 on Monday night
Mavericks Stop 6-Game Slide With Win Over WizardsHarrison Barnes scored 31 points, rookie Dennis Smith Jr. had 22 and the Mavericks snapped a six-game losing streak with a 113-99 victory over John Wall and the Wizards on Tuesday night.
Rooke Smith Jr. Sprains Ankle In Mavericks' Win Over HawksGian Clavell had 19 points, including five 3-pointers, and the visiting Mavericks beat the Hawks 108-94. Maxi Kleber added 16 points.
Rookie Smith Gives Mavs Hope In Nowitzki's 20th SeasonDennis Smith Jr. shrugged at the apparently soaring expectations for the point guard taken by the Dallas Mavericks with their highest draft position since getting Dirk Nowitzki nearly 20 years ago.
Carlisle Says He'll Play Young Players More Down The StretchMavericks' head coach Rick Carlisle told reporters Friday that the young players are going to play a lot of minutes in the final four games of the season.
Barnes Leads Mavericks To 113-105 Win Over WizardsHarrison Barnes scored 26 points and Deron Williams added 21 as the Mavericks rallied to beat the Washington Wizards 113-105 on Tuesday night.
Carter Leads List Of NBA's Elder StatesmenVince Carter is not ready to be grounded. Same with Manu Ginobili in San Antonio, Jason Terry in Milwaukee, Paul Pierce in Los Angeles and Dirk Nowitzki in Dallas, who follow Carter as the oldest players in the NBA.
Leonard Scores 24 As Spurs Top Struggling Mavericks 96-91Kawhi Leonard had 24 points and nine rebounds, and the Spurs escaped with a 96-91 victory over the struggling Mavericks on Monday night for their sixth straight win.
Thompson's Fast Start Leads Warriors Past Mavericks, 116-95Thompson hit his first seven shots and scored 18 of his 20 points in the opening period, and the Golden State Warriors cruised past the undermanned Dallas Mavericks 116-95 on Wednesday night.
Nowitzki, Mavs Start Chase For Elusive Playoff Series WinDirk Nowitzki goes into his 19th season looking to get Dallas into the top four in the Western Conference because the big German believes that is the easiest way to advance in the playoffs.
Mavericks Clinch Playoff Spot With 101-92 Win Over JazzDirk Nowitzki scored 22 and the Dallas Mavericks clinched the No. 7 spot in the Western Conference playoffs with a 101-92 win over the Utah Jazz on Monday night.